Tien Shan Trail Race is a fascinating mountain marathon for professionals as well as for amateur runners. The race will take place in the Base Camp “Karkara”, the picturesque natural boundary of the Issyk-Kul region Char Kudu.
The base camp “Karkara” is 88 kilometers away from the main road Bishkek – Karakol along the northern shore. Three meals per day and an accommodation in comfortable double tents are provided. Each tent is equipped with mattresses and electricity.
The marathon starts on June 21, 2019. The runners can test their forces in 3 km or 10 km race, as well as the trail-runners in 21 km or 42 km race. The event will be accompanied by interactive games and contests, as well as an evening show program.
Routes are made for participants with different physical strengths. Athletes can run a marathon and a half marathon race (42 and 21 km) to compete with the strongest marathon runners. Those, who like a healthy life style, can overcome 3 and 10 km distances and enjoy unique landscapes.
Trail running is a run on natural terrain. Each year it collects more and more fans around the world. For some participants, it is a strength test, and for others, it is a unity with nature and the opportunity to enjoy the mountain scenery. Here everyone will find something that one likes.
We invite marathon runners and lovers of an active lifestyle to take part in a sports event. Let's escape from the city, get unforgettable impressions of the mountain scenery and enjoy the atmosphere of the sports festival together!
Objectives of the event:
• Promotion of mountain tourism and a healthy lifestyle.
• Development of international friendly sports relations and tourism, identification of the strongest mountain athletes in Kyrgyzstan.
• Attraction of athletes and tourists from foreign countries.
• Promotion of Kyrgyz nature, picturesque mountainous terrain, clean air, and water